Sandpit Maths!

At lunch time today the children in Nursery and Reception collaborated in a sand castle making task.

The Nursery children had put planks of wood across the sandpit to build sand castles on.

The children realised they could fit 4 sand castles on the first plank.

‘If we put 4 on the other one that will be 8. Double 4 is 8’ Varin

‘We have 5 so we need 3 more now’ Tamera

‘Look just 1 more!’ Dean

‘1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 sand castles in a line’ Iqra H